Inter-Institute Bioethics Interest Group: Medicaid and Hepatitis C

Monday's meeting of the Bioethics Interest Group will discuss whether it is ethical for state Medicaid programs to restrict coverage for new Hepatitis C medications on the basis of drug or alcohol use.

A Discussion on Surrogacy with Martín Hevia

The O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law welcomes Martin Havia, Executive Dean of the Universidad Torcuato di Tella School of Law, for a discussion on surrogacy.

America’s Deadly Opioid Epidemic: Is There a Path Forward? Travis Rieder speaks at NIH

Join us at the NIH for a presentation by former KIE alum Travis Rieder. His talk, "America’s Deadly Opioid Epidemic: Is There a Path Forward?" concerns the Opioid Dilemma: how do we prevent the predictable harms of widespread opioid prescribing without harming pain patients?

NIH Colloquium: Alison Jaggar

Alison Jaggar of University of Colorado-Boulder will speak at this semester's final meeting of the Joint Colloquium in Bioethics.

NIH Colloquium: Hilde Lindemann

Hilde Lindemann of Michigan State University will speak at this semester's fourth meeting of the Joint Colloquium in Bioethics.

Rescheduled: NIH Colloquium: Elizabeth Barnes

Elizabeth Barnes of UVA will speak at this semester's third meeting of the Joint Colloquium in Bioethics.

NIH Colloquium: Rebecca Kukla

The KIE's own Rebecca Kukla will speak at this semester's second meeting of the Joint Colloquium in Bioethics.

NIH Colloquium: Rosie Tong

Rosie Tong of UNC Charlotte will speak at this semester's first meeting of the Joint Colloquium in Bioethics.

Disability Studies Initiative presents Timothy Shriver: “Fully Alive” Lecture & Discussion

Timothy Shriver, Chairman of Special Olympics, draws from his memoir, Fully Alive, to discuss what he calls the the world’s most forgotten minority: people with intellectual disabilities.

GFI presents: What Will It Take To Build a Sustainable Energy System for the Future?

The Global Futures Initiative, in partnership with The Institute for Women, Peace and Security, invite students, faculty, and staff to a discussion on sustainable development goals, featuring SEforALL CEO Rachel Kyte.

Ruggles Lecture on Military Medicine

The Georgetown University School of Medicine cordially invites guests to the fourth annual Ruggles Lecture on Military Medicine, with Col. Geoffrey S. F. Ling

Humanitarian Evidence: 4th Evidence Aid International Conference

The fourth in a series of international conferences will address key issues in the realm of disaster response.

Vulnerability and Its Relevance to Medical Ethics

The Pellegrino Center for Clinical Bioethics presents a work-in-progress lecture by Xavier Symons, a Doctoral Candidate at the Australian Catholic University

Conversation at the Crossroads

Denise Milan, artist and creator of Mist of the Earth, and Chris Johnson, founding director of the Scientific Computing and Imaging Institute and Distinguished Professor of Computer Science at the University of Utah about their work together on Cosmogenesis. RSVP is required.

An Ethical Framework for Social Work in Palliative and End of Life Care

Nancy Phillips, LMSW, MPPM, an Institute Visiting Researcher, will speak about her ongoing research project on end-of-life care.

Mist of the Earth Exhibition and Panel

The Georgetown Environment Initiative and Walsh School of Foreign Service bring Brazilian artist Denise Milan, her vision, and her exhibition Mist of the Earth to our university community.

Georgetown Philosophy Speaker Series: Alex Voorhoeve on Death

KIE Visiting Researcher Alex Voorhoeve is slated to give a talk at the Philosophy Department at Georgetown University.

Joint Colloquium in Bioethics: Gopal Sreenivasan, Duke University

Gopal Sreenivasan of Duke University presents as the fourth in a series of five scholars for this fall's Joint Colloquium in Bioethics. This semester's topic is Global Justice.